Adam Candeub

Adam CandeubOn Leave of Absence
Professor of Law & Director of the Intellectual Property, Information & Communications Law Program
Law College Building
648 N. Shaw Lane Rm 443
East Lansing, MI 48824-1300

  • Biography

    Professor Candeub joined the MSU Law faculty in fall 2004. He is also a Fellow with MSU's Institute of Public Utilities, which is cosponsored by MSU College of Law. Prior to this position, he was an attorney-advisor for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the Media Bureau and previously in the Common Carrier Bureau, Competitive Pricing Division. His work at the FCC involved him in critical decisions in communications law. From 1998 to 2000, Professor Candeub was a litigation associate for the Washington D.C. firm of Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, in the issues and appeals practice. He also has served as a corporate associate with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, also in Washington, D.C. Immediately following law school, he clerked for Chief Judge J. Clifford Wallace, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. While in law school, Professor Candeub was an articles editor for the University of Pennsylvania Law Review. He is well published in numerous law reviews. Professor Candeub's scholarly interests focus on the intersection of regulation, economics, and communications law and policy. He also publishes in the area of criminal law and philosophy.

  • Degrees

    J.D. magna cum laude, Order of the Coif 1995, University of Pennsylvania Law School; B.A. magna cum laude 1990, Yale University

  • Curriculum Vitae
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  • Publications

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    Law Review Articles

    Media Ownership Regulation, the First Amendment, and Democracy’s Future, UC Davis L. Rev.(Spring 2008).

    What Do Commissioners Want? Estimating Regulator Preferences at the Federal Communications Commission (with Keith Brown, Ph.D.) (submitted draft).

    An Economic Theory of Criminal Excuse (draft).

    A Theory of Network Build-Out: The Case of Mobile Telephony (with Peter Alexander, Ph.D. & Brendan Cunningham, Ph.D.) (draft).

    Nonexclusive Intellectual Property Licensing and Antitrust (with Steven Wildman, Ph.D.) (draft).

    Spring Symposium Issue: First Amendment Lochnerism? Emerging Constitutional Limitations on Government Regulation of Non-speech Economic Activity, The First Amendment and Measuring Media Diversity: Constitutional Principles and Regulatory Challenges, 33 N. Kentucky L. Rev. 373 (2006).

    The Law and Economics of Wardrobe Malfunction (with Keith Brown, Ph.D.), 2005 Brigham Young U. L. Rev. 1463.

    Creating A More Child-Friendly Broadcast Media, 3 Mich. State L. Rev. 911 (2005).

    Trinko and Re-grounding the Refusal to Deal Doctrine, 66 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 821 (2005).

    Access Remedies After Trinko” (with Jonathan Rubin & Norman Hawker) in Network Access, Regulation and Antitrust (American Antitrust Institute, 2005).

    Can the FCC Regulate Media Ownership? American Bar Association, Focus on Law Studies (Jan. 2005).

    Network Interconnection and Takings, 54 Syracuse L. Rev. 369 (2004).

    Consciousness and Culpability, 54 Alabama L. Rev. 113 (2002).

    Motive Crimes and Other Minds, Comment, 142 U. Penn. L. Rev. 2071 (1994).

    Supreme Court Shouldn’t Decide Future of Internet (with Peter Yu), The Detroit News, Mar. 29, 2005.

    New FCC Rules Raise Questions about Media Owners’ Political Influence, Amicus Magazine(Summer 2004).